No. 7 Purdue dominates Nebraska, Edey and Ivey lead scoring
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Zach Edey scored 22 points and Jaden Ivey added 17 as No. 7 Purdue routed Nebraska 92-65 on Friday night.
The Boilermakers have won two straight and six of their last seven.
Keisei Tominaga scored 11 points to lead the Cornhuskers. Nebraska lost its fifth in a row and its fourth straight to a ranked opponent.
Purdue opened the game on a 23-4 run and got the Cornhuskers into early foul trouble.
Purdue coach Matt Painter captured his 183rd victory in Big Ten play, which broke a tie with former Michigan State coach Jud Heathcote for seventh in career wins among conference coaches.